Perry Street Preparatory Pcs

  • Perry Street Preparatory Pcs serves 351 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (which is lower than the District of Columbia state average of 29%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the District of Columbia state average of 31%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Perry Street Preparatory Pcs placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in District of Columbia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the District of Columbia state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the District of Columbia state average of 89%.

School Overview

  • Perry Street Preparatory Pcs's student population of 351 students has declined by 43% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 58% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students351 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Perry Street Preparatory Pcs is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 204 schools in District of Columbia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has increased from 8:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Perry Street Preparatory Pcs is 0.17, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.50. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (DC)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#131 out of 204 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
29%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
31%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:113:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
6%
16%
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Black
91%
69%
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White
2%
11%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Perry Street Preparatory Pcs. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in DC.
Diversity Score0.170.50
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePerry Street Preparatory PCS School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, DC Dept. of Education

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